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  *强* | 强* | *强
strong / powerful / better / slightly more than / vigorous / violent / best in their category, e.g. see 百強|百强
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  *别* | 别* | *别
to make sb change their ways, opinions etc
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  *其* | 其* | *其
his / her / its / their / that / such / it (refers to sth preceding it)
(conjunction linking two nouns) and its ... / and their ... / and his ... / and her ...
to remove / to sack / to get rid of / to relieve (sb of their duties) / to free / to lift (an embargo) / to rescind (an agreement)
HSK 6
non-ferrous metals (all metals excluding iron, chromium, manganese and their alloys)
double seven festival, evening of seventh of lunar seventh month / girls' festival / Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
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  *殷* | 殷* | *殷
surname Yin / dynasty name at the end the Shang dynasty, after their move to Yinxu 殷墟 in modern Henan province
to take a picture of a person without permission or without their knowledge
gunman / sharpshooter / sb who takes an exam for sb else / sb who produces a piece of work for sb else to pass off as their own
garlic chives (Allium tuberosum), aka Chinese chives / (fig.) retail investors who lose their money to more experienced operators (i.e. they are "harvested" like garlic chives)
Qixi Festival or Double Seven Festival on the 7th day of the 7th lunar month / girls' festival / Chinese Valentine's day, when Cowherd and Weaving maid 牛郎織女|牛郎织女 are allowed their annual meeting
idol drama / drama series in which the actors are chosen for their preexisting popularity with young viewers
the Daoist doctrine of inaction / let things take their own course / laissez-faire
to strip sb of their Party membership and government job (開除黨籍開除公職|开除党籍开除公职)
menfolk (collective term for men of different generations) / husbands and their fathers etc
to fall over each other in their eagerness to...
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  *亓* | 亓* | *亓
his / her / its / their
to take one's seat according to the ticket number / (fig.) to put (things or people) in their right place / to take a general comment as a personal attack
mukbang, genre of online broadcast consisting of the host eating food while interacting with their audience
to try to persuade sb to give up (their job, plans etc)
outsourcing / people who judge others by their looks (abbr. for 外貌協會|外貌协会)
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  *厥* | 厥* | *厥
to faint / to lose consciousness / his / her / its / their
everyone gives their own view
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Yingpan, common place name ("army camp") / place near Jintian village 金田村 in Guangxi where the Taiping Tianguo rebels took their oaths in 1851 / place in Xinfeng county 新豐縣|新丰县 traditional camping place of brigands / Yingpan township, place name / Yingpan in Shangluo prefecture, Shaanxi / Yingpan township in Yunnan / (many others)
casting a couple's fortune based on their bithdates (old)
to make an about-turn / to reverse one's direction, policy, sequence etc / to turn things on their head
to remove sb from their post / to dismiss
demon in Buddhism / poltergeist in temple that plays tricks on monks and has a taste for their food
to accompany one's child or spouse who is studying overseas / to help a child with their study, reading or practicing together
die-hard otaku (sb who hardly ever emerges from their home, where they play games, watch movies etc)
lit. their number cannot be counted (idiom); fig. countless / innumerable
lit. when you drink water, think of its source (idiom); gratitude for blessings and their well-spring / Don't forget where your happiness come from. / Be grateful for all your blessings!
the Hundred Schools of Thought, the various schools of thought and their exponents during the Spring and Autumn and Warring States Periods (770-220 BC)
notes on poetry, an essay genre consisting of informal commentary on poems and poets and their lives (old) / a genre of narrative literature interspersing prose with poetry, popular in the Tang and Song dynasties
a form of automatic writing in which two or more participants hold a single pen over a sheet of paper and invite a spirit to write answers to their questions / a spirit so invited
to support one's parents in their old age / to show filial piety / to to repay / to return a favor
rich peasant / social class of people farming their own land, intermediate between land-owner class 地主 and poor peasant 貧農|贫农
a slave to one's credit card / sb who is unable to repay their credit card borrowings
to visit places famous for their scenery
nobody is perfect / everyone has their defect
to beat sb at their own game (idiom)
animals used for their physical strength (mules, oxen etc) / beast of burden
lit. things are not separated according to their size (idiom) / fig. to deal with any matter, regardless of its importance
employ one's talent to the fullest / everyone gives of their best
brigand / (modern) uncivil driver / road hog / (PRC) person who sets up an illegal toll / (Tw) person who uses a part of the street as their private parking place
lit. a falling leaf returns to the roots (idiom) / fig. all things go back to their source eventually / in old age, an expatriate returns home
villager / (Tw) (Internet slang) person who likes to follow online discussions and add their opinions
(old) a term servants used to refer to their master
lit. silly people get their panties in a bunch (idiom) / fig. to get upset over nothing / to make problems for oneself
resolute person / person with aspirations / people who feel / people who use their heads
final name of the Shang dynasty after their move to Yinxu 殷墟 in modern Henan province
to weigh up sb's words and observe their facial expression (idiom) / to discern what sb thinks from his body language
"Shiming", late Han dictionary, containing 1502 entries, using puns on the pronunciation of headwords to explain their meaning
form of divination similar to the Ouija board, in which participants use their forefingers to push a small saucer over a sheet of paper inscribed with numerous Chinese characters
to make offerings (to gods or ancestors) / to offer gifts to superiors in order to win their favor
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  *诤* | 诤* | *诤
to admonish / to warn sb of their errors / to criticize frankly / Taiwan pr. [zheng1]
to appoint people according to their merits (idiom); appointment on the basis of ability and integrity
literary inquisition / official persecution of intellectuals for their writing
The higher ups have policies while the lower downs have their own ways of getting around them. (idiom)
to act shamelessly / to behave in a way that leaves others tut-tutting and shaking their heads in disapproval
young people in their late 20s or older who are still unmarried
lit. for some things a foot may be too short, and for the other an inch will suffice (proverb) / fig. everyone has their strong and weak points / everything has its advantages and disadvantages
can't persuade / unable to make (sb) change their mind / unable to resist (sb)
to feed the enemy misinformation through their own spies / to sow discord in the enemy camp
(coll.) adults still living with and depending on their parents
hidden inner properties and their external manifestations (TCM)
double happiness cakes, pastries offered by a man to his fiancée's family at the time of their engagement
abbr. for generals Wei Qing 衛青|卫青 and Huo Qubing 霍去病 of Western Han 西漢|西汉, famous for their success in quelling the Xiongnu barbarian invaders
expert at appointing people according to their abilities (idiom) / to put the right people in the right places
lit. moonlight group / fig. those who spend their monthly income even before they earn their next salary (slang)
military dependents' village (community established in Taiwan for Nationalist soldiers and their dependents after the KMT retreated from the mainland in 1949)
Men of Zheng fighting over their respective ages (idiom) / a futile quarrel
a tiger, though cruel, will not devour its cubs (idiom) / even wild beasts look after their young
lit. to drive a duck onto a perch (idiom) / fig. to push sb to do sth way beyond their ability
everyone minds their own business
virtuous achievements come to their successful conclusion (idiom)
"housing devil", real estate developer or realtor accused of manipulating the property market in their favor
"a slave to one's children", hard-working parents who would do everything to ensure their children's well-being, in disregard of their own needs
subordinates follow the example of their superiors (idiom)
lit. If the upper beam is not straight, the lower beam will be crooked (idiom); fig. subordinates imitate their superiors' vices
person who shares their experiences and thoughts with others on the Internet
to execute the whole family and confiscate their property
a gift of money given by parents on both sides after a wedding, to their new daughter-in-law or son-in-law
to defeat the enemy by capturing their chief (idiom)
to follow everywhere / to always be there for sb at their beck and call
(category defined by the Communist Party) poor and lower-middle peasants: farmers who, before land reform, possessed little or no land (poor peasants) and those who were barely able to support themselves with their own land (lower-middle peasants)
to dismiss military hierarchy using wine cups / cf Song founding Emperor Song Taizu 宋太祖 holds a banquet in 961 and persuades his senior army commanders to go home to their provinces
to visit the poor and ask about their suffering (idiom)
to let things take their course (idiom) / to leave it to nature / laissez-faire
everyone has their likes and dislikes (idiom)
each displays their own strengths (idiom)
Enjo-kōsai or "compensated dating", a practice which originated in Japan where older men give money or luxury gifts to women for their companionship and sexual favors
(of the police) to hunt prostitutes and their clients
younger generations will do all right on their own (idiom)
a person who regularly walks by the river cannot avoid getting their shoes wet (proverb) / (fig.) it comes with the territory (e.g. a person with the power to grant favors will inevitably succumb to temptation and take a bribe)
people of this province / (in Taiwan) Han Chinese people other than those who moved to Taiwan from mainland China after 1945 and their descendants
to judge people based on their success or failure (idiom)
(of a prostitute) to do an outcall / to accompany a customer to their place
to let things take their course / to take things as they come

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